Ngoc Mai Tran

Department of Mathematics, UT Austin

Ngoc's interests lie in probabilistic and combinatorial questions arising from tropical geometry and neuroscience. Some of her recent works are on decoding grid cells, commuting tropical matrices, and zeros of random tropical polynomials. After a stint as a W-2 Professor at the University of Bonn, Germany 2015-2017, Ngoc joins as an Assistant Professor in the Department of Mathematics of UT Austin from the summer of 2017.

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